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Site Description: On January 25, 2005, I lost my husband. Welcome to my random thoughts about losing James and finding myself again. For in this journey called Life, "there is no such thing as a negative experience... only opportunities to grow."
Date Joined: Apr 30, 2011

Tags: poetry, new beginnings, loss of a husband/father, coping with grief, inspirational

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Dona Nobis Pacem... There is Hope...
on Nov 2, 2012 in poetry pantry sunny disposition peace The Sunday Mini-Challenge acrostic poetry poetry Blog Blast for Peace Dona Nobis Pacem Begin each day with a grateful heart Let the morning breeze augur a fresh start Oh, there is hope... there is hope... God, grant thy people a way to cope... Besieged by nature's wrath Let mankind find the rightful path Amidst the baffling global cli...

A Day at Golgotha
on Nov 1, 2012 in senryu sensational haiku wednesday Wonder Wednesday Family death thursday poets rally haiku Poets United poetry picnic Halloween poetry Image credit: drkundead, The Cemetery Scene terrene redolent of lilies, burning incense... city of the dead memorial vignettes atop immaculate crypts... tribute to forebears wicked truth pondered... the day i take my last sleep where w...

All In A Day's Work
on Oct 26, 2012 in poetry pantry sensational haiku wednesday haiku heights haiku all in a day's work job poetry deadlines... urgent calls... stack of papers on my desk manic day at work bring it on, i say opting for vicissitudes over stagnation rest entices me  coffee break is most welcome all in a day's work © Bing Yap [PinkLady] 2012 All...

Of Time and Pain... and Gratitude (A Birthday Reflection)
on Oct 20, 2012I once dreamed of a sweet and gentle life Where bliss greeted me at the door And soft rose petals covered my bed... But dreams are just dreams And reality brings more pains Than one could ever imagine... Sheltered all my lif...

Bridge of Yonder (Haiku)
on Oct 19, 2012 in thursday poets rally haiku high school memories memories remembering poetry familiar banters rendezvous with days of yore strut into the past... cacophonous chaffs maudlin bridge to good old days erstwhile ties renewed... youthful glow long gone gray- covered locks and chignons older and wiser never too ol...

The Last Dance... A Repost
on Oct 13, 2012the  swinging rhythm  was  spellbinding the  pounding beat  was  enthralling... she slipped on  her white  nightgown as she  prepared  for bed but the music  playing  outside her  room beckoned her to heed  it...

Facebook... Oh Facebook...
on Oct 12, 2012 in positive day Friends sunny disposition negative people friendship negative attitude facebook Dislike Facebook Deactivating Facebook positive attitude pet peeve It was so much fun at first. Imagine, being reconnected with people you have not seen for decades! Suddenly, everyone's in one place and they are just a click away. I blogged less and FB'd more... Heck, I got hooked and spent more time in there than...

Guess What... I'm Back!!!
on Oct 10, 2012 in i'm back loving blogging living blog's anniversary Hi there everyone... Yesssss, I'm back... for good, I hope. I must admit I got distracted by Facebook. I missed blogging though so I decided it's time for me to start writing again. I will have to check out all those poetry memes I used to join. I...

Dona Nobis Pacem - A Reflection
on Nov 3, 2011 in Imagine by John Lennon peace inspirational violence music justice poetry Blog Blast for Peace peacewhere does it begin...justicedoes it justify the means?violencewhen will it end?victorybut in war no one ever wins... © Bing (PinkLady) 2011 Posted for BlogBlast for Peace...

A Haiku Milestone
on May 24, 2011 in poetry awards sensational haiku wednesday milestones thursday poets rally haiku sunshine motivational poem poetry one dream at a timeeach step a milestone achievedembrace life's sunshine! © Bing (PinkLady) 2011 Posted for Sensational Haiku Wednesday: Anniversary and Thursday Poets Rally 44 CONGRATULATIONS  to Sensational Haiku Wednesday  on its 100th w...

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